The Resource Feminist Nightmares : Feminism and the Problems of Sisterhood, (electronic resource)

Feminist Nightmares : Feminism and the Problems of Sisterhood, (electronic resource)

Label
Feminist Nightmares : Feminism and the Problems of Sisterhood
Title
Feminist Nightmares
Title remainder
Feminism and the Problems of Sisterhood
Creator
Language
eng
Summary
Though all women are women, no woman is only a woman, wrote Elizabeth Spelman in The Inessential Woman . Gone are the days when feminism translated simply into the advocacy of equality for women. Women's interests are not always aligned; race, class, and sexuality complicate the equation. In recent years, feminist ideologies have become increasingly diverse. Today, one feminist's most ardent political opponent may well be another feminist. As feminism grows increasingly diverse, the time has come to ask a painful and frequently avoided question: what does it mean for women to oppress women?. T
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
305.4
Index
no index present
LC call number
HQ1190.F46
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
Feminist Nightmares : Feminism and the Problems of Sisterhood, (electronic resource)
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; CONTENTS; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; INTRODUCTION; I. SISTERS UNDER THE SKIN?; 1. U.S. ACADEMICS AND THIRD-WORLD WOMEN: IS ETHICAL RESEARCH POSSIBLE?; 2. SCOLDING LADY MARY WORTLEY MONTAGU? THE PROBLEMATICS OF SISTERHOOD IN FEMINIST CRITICISM; 3. LOUISA SUSANNA McCORD: SPOKESWOMAN OF THE MASTER CLASS IN ANTEBELLUM SOUTH CAROLINA; 4. WOMANISM REVISITED: WOMEN AND THE (AB)USE OF POWER IN THE COLOR PURPLE; 5. MIXED BLOOD WOMEN: THE DYNAMIC OF WOMEN'S RELATIONS IN THE NOVELS OF LOUISE ERDRICH AND LESLIE SILKO; II. BONDS OF MOTHERHOOD
  • 13. the wonderful-terrible bitch figure in harlequin novelsiv. family likenesses; 14. the problem of speaking for others; 15. feminism meets post-communism: the case of the united germany; 16. rehabilitating mary crawford: mansfield park and the relief of "throwing ridicule"; 17. lost in space between "center" and "margin": some thoughts on lesbian-feminist discourse, bisexual women, and speculative fiction; 18. in the zone of ambivalence: a journal of competition; contributors; index
  • 6. mothers and sisters: the family romance of antislavery women writers7. true crimes of motherhood: mother-daughter incest, multiple personality disorder, and the true crime novel; 8. equality, oppression, and abortion: women who oppose abortion rights in the name of feminism; 9. the politics of surrogacy narratives: notes toward a research project; iii. women in the house of the father; 10. women at odds: biblical paradigms; 11. post-feminist and anti-woman: the revolutionary republican women in france, 1793-1794; 12. the burden of mythic identity: russian women at odds with themselves
Control code
ocn782878077
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (418 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780814784945
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b32964626
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)782878077
  • jstor0814784941

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